BRAC unveils dates, keynote speaker for virtual economic development summit

The Baton Rouge Area Chamber, in collaboration with the Regional Economic Alliance of Louisiana, will virtually host the fifth annual Statewide Economic Development Summit on Dec. 8 and 10, the chamber announced today.

Mark Zandi, chief economist and co-founder of Moody’s Economy.com, will serve as keynote speaker for the event. His presentation will focus on looking past the pandemic and presidential election, leveraging data from Moody’s back to normal index to forecast economic stability for the state and country.

Event registration is available at brac.org/edsummit. Registration for the two-day summit, which includes the keynote presentation, live sessions and exclusive on-demand content, is $50 for an individual ticket.

Additional information will be released at brac.org/edsummit as available.